$349 Apple Watch Actually Only Costs $84 to make.
According to an article by CNN, and a recent study by research firm IHS, the Apple Watch sport which retails for $349 only costs apple a mere $84 USD. While the actual cost of the Apple Watch Sport is fairly inexpensive, this shouldn’t’ come as a surprise to consumers. The CNN article highlights the fact that it is actually quite common to see such a high markup on a first generation product. While many customers have begun to voice their opinions about the inexpensiveness of the product through twitter, it should be noted that the cost of making a product does not take into consideration R&D or marketing. If you want to get more information head over to CNN to check it out.